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How North Korea Makes Money

How North Korea Makes Money

This video is sponsored by CuriosityStream. Use the link in the description to watch thousands of documentaries and get access to our new streaming service, Nebula, at no extra cost. About a three-hour drive from North Korea’s capital, Pyongyang, lies what might be the world’s most isolated ski resort. Masik Pass offers 11 runs and 4 lifts, plus a gear rental shop. The attached luxury hotel features 120 rooms, complete with a swimming pool, sauna, bar, and karaoke room. Snowmobiles…

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Inside North Korea’s bubble in Japan

Inside North Korea’s bubble in Japan

It’s graduation day at a children’s school in Tokyo. From the metro station it’s just ten blocks to their school, but these children aren’t totally safe. Old men from their community have to stand at every corner to make sure that these kids aren’t harassed or bullied. It’s happened before. In fact, there’s been a lot of rallies in Tokyo lately: protesting these kids and their school. This is because, even though these kids and their parents were born in…

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Inside North Korea's bubble in Japan

Inside North Korea's bubble in Japan

It's graduation day at a children'sschool in Tokyo. From the metro station it's just tenblocks to their school, but these children aren't totally safe. Old menfrom their community have to stand at every corner to make sure that thesekids aren't harassed or bullied. It's happened before. In fact, there's been alot of rallies in Tokyo lately: protesting these kids and their school. This is because, even though these kids and their parents were born in Japan,they're not Japanese. This is…

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Christopher Hill: The Korean Peninsula: One of America's Greatest Foreign Policy Challenges

Christopher Hill: The Korean Peninsula: One of America's Greatest Foreign Policy Challenges

devices thank you well good morning I'm Joanne Myers and on behalf of the Carnegie Council I'd like to thank you all for begin with day with us and I wish you all a very happy holiday thank you it is indeed a pleasure to welcome back to this podium one of our country's most admired and accomplished diplomats chris hill following a long and distinguished career in the Foreign Service ambassador Hill is currently the chief adviser to the…

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